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Refugee integration plan to cost taxpayer Sh130bn, Bitok says
The government plans to integrate refugees at Dadaab and Kakuma camps within host communities in a plan to be conducted in three phases.
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Litmus test for Ruto as thousands of Kenyans stage anti-tax protests
Defiant youth intensify their push-back against new tax proposals contained in the Finance Bill 2024, accuse government of reneging on its campaign pledges.
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204 MPs approve Finance Bill for next stage
The National Assembly Thursday voted in favour of the Finance Bill 2024. The legislators voted by roll call amid widespread protests against the proposed tax measures. The contentious bill sailed through the second reading after 204 MPs endorsed it against 115 who voted no. There
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Dozens arrested during anti-Finance Bill Protests In Nairobi, Major Towns
Despite the protests, the controversial Finance Bill 2024 passed its second reading in the National Assembly on Thursday, with 204 votes in favor and 115 against. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
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Blow for Nairobi Hospital as court quashes suspension of 10 doctors
The Nairobi Hospital doctors, who have since moved to court, say the suspension left their patients in jeopardy contrary to the demands of their professional ethics to save lives.
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Opposition protests heavy police presence around Parliament
Lawmakers allied to the opposition coalition on Thursday protested the deployment of a large contingent of police officers around Parliament buildings Standing on a point of order, Minority Leader in the National Assembly Opiyo Wandayi wondered why the entire Parliament precincts
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Tear Gas Engulfs Parliament Amid Finance Bill Debate and Protests
MPs and staff were directed to move their vehicles to the basement parking as a safety measure when protesters started hurling stones. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
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MPs to vote on Finance Bill 2024 at the second reading
Debate on the Finance Bill 2024 is currently underway in Parliament ahead of the voting which is expected to take place beginning at 2.30 in the afternoon.
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Ruto appeals to MPs to pass Finance Bill to secure jobs for interns
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Ruto: We will make education affordable to all
The government has allocated Ksh60 billion to the education sector to cover the education of all children in Kenya, President William Ruto has said. The President said the government is committed to ensuring education is inclusive, accessible and affordable to all. He pointed out
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Sakaja breaks ground for Sh277mn Kihumbuini Stadium
During the groundbreaking ceremony, Governor Sakaja emphasized that the stadium will be built to international standards to enhance soccer in Nairobi. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
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Police Drop Probe Against Worldcoin, Paving the Way for Its Return to Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya, June 20 - Police have dropped the investigation against Worldcoin, the cryptocurrency project by Tools for Humanity, potentially clearing - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
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Azimio MPs Declare “Battle Far from Over” as Finance Bill Passes First Hurdle
NAIROBI, Kenya, June 20 - President William Ruto secured a significant victory Thursday as the Finance Bill 2024 passed the second reading stage despite - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
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VIDEO; GEN-Z Protesters march in Nairobi against punitive taxes
NAIROBI Kenya, Jun 20-A multitude of Generation Z protesting against the Finance Bill 2024 stormed the streets of Nairobi. Thousands of youthful protesters took to the streets, chanting Anti-Finance Bill 2024 and waving anti-government placards.
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Government allocates Ksh.1B to boost tea value addition
The government will allocate KSh1 billion to the construction of two value addition and branding centres for Kenyan tea, President William Ruto has said.
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Nakuru water feted for good service
Nakuru Water and Sewerages Sanitation Company has been feted by the Water Services Regulatory Board (WASREB) for outstanding performance in service delivery in the water sector.
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KANU’s Gideon Moi asks MPs to reject Finance Bill 2024
Kenya African National Union party chairman Gideon Moi has asked members of the national assembly to shoot down the Finance Bill 2024. In his appeal to lawmakers, the KANU boss said the new tax proposals are punitive and will cause more pain to citizens. Moi argues that the count
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CBC is here to stay, High Court rules
Scrapping CBC would create confusion, three-judge High Court bench rules.
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Opposition Senators criticize Wetangula over Access to Public gallery
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 20 - Opposition Senators have criticized National Assembly Speaker Moses Wetangula, accusing him of heavy-handedness for denying them - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
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Daadab, Kakuma to be Municipalities in Refugees Integration Plan
The stakeholders have settled on November this year as the launch date of the Shirika Plan. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
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Police cordoned Parliament to protect MPs, says Ichung'wah
National Assembly Majority leader Kimani Ichungwa’h now says it was necessary for police to cordon Parliament buildings to protect legislators debating the contentious Finance Bill 2024.
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Refugees in Kakuma and Daadab camps to be integrated within host communities ahead of planned closure
Implementation of the Shirika Plan phase one is estimated to cost Sh 115.6b.
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Azimio Senators warn of recall for MPs backing Finance Bill
As MPs prepare to vote on the Finance Bill of 2024, Azimio Senators have threatened to recall any coalition members who support the Bill.
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Govt To Lose Sh5bn With Eco Levy Tax Removal
NAIROBI, Kenya, June 20 – The government is set to incur a revenue shortfall of Sh5 billion after the removal of the Eco Levy in the proposed Finance Bill - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
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Coastal MPs condemn excessive police force during Mombasa protests
Led by Likoni Member of Parliament Mishi Mboko, they condemned the use of tear gas at Coast Girls Secondary School. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
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CS Mutua says disappointed with Gen Zs for opposing Finance Bill
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 20 - Tourism and Wildlife Cabinet Secretary Alfred Mutua says he is disappointed with Gen Zs for opposing the Finance Bill 2024 - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
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Anti-tax demos spread across Kenya cities, towns
"Don't amend, Reject!" Protesters tell MPs as opposition to Ruto's Finance Bill 2024 grows.
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Journey of Water campaign shines spotlight on River Kibos conservation
Steven Too, a forty-year-old father of two from Kopkuchai Village in Nandi County, stands as a determined guardian of the River Kibos catchment area. Owning 45 acres of forest land that houses the river's catchment point, Too faces significant challenges in preserving this crucia
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Haiti mission: Kenya will safeguard shared principles of humanity
Kenya is a firm believer in the shared global values of multi-lateralism as enshrined in the United Nations Charter, President William Ruto has said.
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Nyeri youths urge MPs to reject Finance Bill 2024
NYERI, Kenya, Jun 20 - Hundreds of youths in Nyeri took to the streets to demonstrate against punitive taxes proposed in the Finance Bill 2024. Waving - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
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Don’t come home if you vote yes for the Finance Bill, protesters tell Kisii MPs
KISII, Kenya, Jun 20 - As anti-Finance Bill protests rocked the country on Thursday, Kisii town was not left behind as hundreds of Gen-Zs took into the - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
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All eyes on Kenyan MPs as protesters return to streets over tax hikes
Kenyan protesters have today staged fresh protests across the country against contentious tax hikes that many fear will worsen a cost-of-living crisis.
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Honour strength, courage of refugees, urges UN chief
“Conflict, climate chaos and upheaval” have forced more than 120 million people from their homes including 43.5 million who have fled across national borders said the UN Secretary-General in his message for World Refugee Day, marked on Thursday. That’s a record number on th
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PICTURE STORY: Anti-Finance bill protests in Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 20 - Anti-Finance Bill protests kicked off in various parts of the country as youths demonstrated against the punitive measures - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke
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Somalia asks Atmis to slow withdrawal
Uganda and Kenya, which contributed troops to the departing mission, are worried.
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DPP orders closure of Worldcoin inquiry file
The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Renson Ingonga has ordered the closure of the Worldcoin inquiry file in Kenya with no police action after months of probe.
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Magugu's widow visits prime property after ruling
Former Finance Minister Arthur Magugu’s widow Margaret Wairimu led her family to inspect a plot where the once-popular Simmers Restaurant in Nairobi’s CBD stood.
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IN PICTURES: Anti-Finance Bill protests spread countrywide
Protests have kicked off in several parts of the country ahead of the much-anticipated parliamentary vote on the contested Finance Bill 2024.
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Babu Owino: Proposed Finance Bill a threat to ordinary Kenyans
"Millions of Kenyans are barely surviving in this present economy," Babu noted.
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